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amnesia - loss of memory
unfaltering - steadfast; firm; not changing
ruffian - violent scoundrel; bully
centripetal - tending toward the center
platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
aspire - seek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
collateral - security given for loan; ADJ: secondary; descended from the same person but through different sons or daughters
parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
insubstantial - lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial
vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally